Posted on May 29, 2023
The entertainment factor that board games deliver is only one of the many benefits you can enjoy from playing. Along with possibly connecting you to happy memories of days gone by, you can also look forward to enjoying these advantages when you start playing again:
Posted on March 7, 2023
People are passionate about video games and playing them has become one of the most popular pastimes of modern times. Many gamers don’t just love the games, but the industries that have risen around them, with merchandise being one of the most profitable and successful. There’s merchandise available for just about every gaming franchise imaginable, and it’s not that unusual to find a gamer with shirts, figurines, weaponry, posters, and so much more packed in their gaming rooms.
Posted on January 10, 2023
Okay, 2022 wasn’t exactly the greatest year for video games. But that’s to be expected, given that most industries are still struggling to recover from the world health crisis. Which isn’t to say that 2022 was a bust, just that it didn’t exactly blow anyone’s socks off.
Posted on November 22, 2022
Video games have undergone an incredible evolution in a relatively short space of time. 50 years ago, the first edition of Pong was released on the Atari console. Today, you can immerse yourself in simulated combat, roleplay, and adventure from dawn until dusk and never run out of incredible options. While classic video games may not always merit the attention of younger generations, veteran gamers greet these forgotten gems like old friends.
Posted on October 10, 2022
Monopoly is one of the world’s most beloved board games, and works as something of a mini Capitalism emulation game where every player has the chance of making it big. It can also be quite a frustrating game, especially when competing against players that have a lot more experience.
Posted on August 29, 2022
Board games remain one of the world’s most popular pastimes, but anyone who enjoys playing them would be mistaken for believing that they were something of a more recent creation, especially when we consider that games like Monopoly are not that old in the grand scheme of things.
Posted on July 4, 2022
Board games are a given in many social gatherings all over the word. Whether or not they’re played at a party, a weekly get-together of friends or are just seen as a solution for boredom or for any of the myriad of other excuses that there are, board games have remained to be popular in spite of the changing entertainment opportunities which are given to consumers by technology.
Posted on September 7, 2020
If there’s one board game that is a staple in most people’s childhood memories, it’s Monopoly. While you only received pocket money according to your age (for example, if you were 10 you would receive 10 pence a week) when you stepped in the magical world of Monopoly, you were playing for the big numbers!
Posted on August 31, 2020
You might be surprised to learn that Dungeons and Dragons first came out in 1974. It was the first of its kind and over the last 46 years, it has gone through many developments (with there even being an online version). But the core of the game has remained intact.
Posted on August 24, 2020
The video game has absolutely exploded in the last 20 years, starting as nothing more than a fun pastime to an international industry worth countless billions. People from all walks of life are starting to enjoy video games in all their different formats, from simple 2D platformers to massive, open-planned games that can take hundreds of hours to complete – and this latter category is what more players are starting to focus on, especially as the prices of games continue to increase and gamers want more bang for their buck. For those that are wanting a real time sink to spend their evenings on, these are the longest games ever made in terms of sheer hours.